Pay for it
How can I pay for services provided by Gloucester City Council
The following Council Services can accept online payments; please visit Gloucester City Council Payments Portal
- Council Tax
- Business Rates
- Council Invoices
- Benefit Overpayments
- Miscellaneous Payments
- Customer Services
- Local Land Charges
- Gloucester BID
We recommend you pay your council tax, business rates and sundry debt invoices by direct debit from your bank account. It is the effective way of keeping our costs down whilst allowing you to pay conveniently. It saves you time and effort. You control your payments and you have the option to cancel at any time. You are also protected by the Direct Debit Guarantee. To pay this way contact 01452 396495 and we can set the direct debit up over the telephone or download a direct debit mandate.
BACS and Internet banking
You can pay your Council Tax, Business Rates and Housing Benefit overpayments by BACS or internet banking. Please quote our sort code 20-20-23, account number 53093972 – please also quote your council tax / business rates reference number as shown on your bill, or your Housing Benefit overpayment reference number (invoice reference)
You can call 0800 953 5588 to pay for council tax, business rates, council invoices, garden waste, benefit overpayments and Gloucester BID by debit or credit card
This is an automated Telephone Payment Service and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You will need your personal reference number so please have your bill / invoice and payment card with you when you call.
At Pay Point outlets
You can pay for your council tax, business rates, council invoices, garden waste, benefit overpayments and Gloucester BID by cash only at any outlet displaying the Pay Point logo.
To make payment you will need to take your bill/invoice or reminder notice which displays your personal barcode. Alternatively for Council Tax payments only - you can use your payment card if you have one.
You can find your nearest Pay Point outlet via Pay Point outlet locator
At the Post Office
You can pay for your council tax, business rates, council invoices, garden waste, benefit overpayments and Gloucester BID at any post office by cash or debit card.
To make payment you will need your council bill/invoice or reminder notice which displays your personal barcode. Alternatively for Council Tax payments only - you can use your payment card if you have one.
You can find your nearest Post Office at www.postoffice.co.uk/branch-finder
Cheques should be made payable to ‘Gloucester City Council’ and should be sent to Gloucester City Revenues and Benefits, PO Box 2017, Pershore, WR10 9BJ. Please write the appropriate reference number on the back of the cheque
You are now able to pay for council tax, business rates, sundry debts, housing benefit overpayments and garden waste using the mobile app Pingit. To pay via Pingit, download the app to your smartphone or tablet and follow the set-up instructions.
You can also download instructions and FAQ's for using Pingit
From April 30 we will be no longer able to accept payments at the Council Offices. Please make payment via one of the methods above